Tehran's prestigious Amir Kabir Polytechnic University is hosting the 24th International Young Physicists' Tournament (IYPT). The competition opened on July 22nd and will be running till July 31. These phtos are from the opening ceremonies.
Students from Croatia, Nigeria, Kenya, Poland, China, Austria, Slovakia, Russia, Sweden, Singapore, Belarus, Mexico, Taiwan, Georgia, Bulgaria, Germany, South Korea, Brazil, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Thailand and Ukraine are to taking part in the competition.
Out of 185 participants, 80 individuals are the team's supervisors and 105 are participants.
The tournament began in 1979 in Moscow for the first time, but was expanded into comprehensive level in 1988. The tournament has been held in 30 countries so far.
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